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In 2021, Alabama’s state government took more money from taxpayers than ever before. The big question is, what will state government leadership do with it? It should be used to provide tax relief to citizens and businesses, not to continue to grow government.

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What is the greatest threat to educating children today? Is it COVID-19, or ignorance? I’m going for number two. There is growing evidence to back me up.

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With the death of Sgt. Nick Risner this weekend, our state has lost 10 law enforcement officers in 10 months and 24 officers in five years.

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It is a metaphor for what is occurring at seemingly all levels of our country and culture. The United States Postal Service (USPS) has announced it will slow service for first-class mail and periodicals while “temporarily” increasing prices on all “commercial and retail domestic” packages ..…

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I’m a 42-year-old mother of four teenagers. For most of my life, I have been engaged in the political process and have instilled the values of engaging in the political process in my children. So, when my son Donovan had the opportunity to visit our state capital as an eighth-grade K-12 onli…

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LOS ANGELES — Forget what you hear most pundits saying about last week’s recall election that failed to unseat California Gov. Gavin Newsom. Some Democrats think, because Newsom ran on an anti-Trump platform, that will bring the party success — or cause them less damage — in the next two elections.

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The daunting task of pandemic response and post-pandemic recovery requires input and assistance from all nations if international efforts are to succeed. Thus, it is time for the international community to welcome Taiwan as a full member of the United Nations.

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Last week was Fire Prevention Week, and as part of that annual celebration Florence Fire Chief Jeff Perkins had this to say: Get up right now,…

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Lauderdale County, we have a problem! Our community remains under attack by a mutating virus and our school system is on the wrong side of science.

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Two weeks ago, I ordered at the drive-thru of a local restaurant. When I arrived home 15 minutes later, we discovered I had been shorted one o…

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Last week was Fire Prevention Week, and as part of that annual celebration Florence Fire Chief Jeff Perkins had this to say: Get up right now,…

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All employees in the health care system should be required to have a COVID vaccination. In fact, all employees of school systems should be req…

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The Florence City officials have once again voted to spend thousands of taxpayers dollars for a consultant study. The subject is upgrading McF…

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The traffic is just horrible at the sports complex. There is one way in and one way out. I tried recently to drop off my daughter at soccer pr…

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